MIT Hobby Shop

Hobby Shop

Learn By Doing

The MIT Hobby Shop is a fully-equipped wood and metal shop that teaches students the art of thoughtful design.


The Hobby Shop has fostered MIT’s spirit of learning by doing for over seventy nine years by providing tools, training, and assistance to all MIT students, faculty, staff, and alums interested in turning their ideas into reality.

Hobby Shop Membership Orientations are Wednesdays 1:00 - 2:00 

Spring Orientations start January 9th, 2019

The Hobby Shop IAP hours

Monday: 1:00 - 6:00  

10:00 - 1:00 IAP Butcher Block class

Tuesday: 1:00 - 6:00

IAP Furniture Making 10:00am - 1:00

Wednesday: 1:00 - 6:00 

10:00 - 1:00, IAP Butcher Block class, IAP Guitar Making 6:00 - 9:00

Thursday: 1:00 - 6:00

IAP Furniture Making 10:00 - 1:00, IAP Guitar Making 6:00 - 9:00

Friday: 10:00 - 6:00

Saturday: 11:00 - 5:00

Thursday: OMAX Micro Jet Class from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (Limit 5 people) 

Friday: Cam class, Fusion 360 from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (Limit 5 people) 

Please email: hayami@mit.edu to sign up for OMAX Micro Jet or MasterCam classes

 

Where are we at?

W31-031. Our entrance door is near the corner of Massachusetts  Ave and Vassar St.. Come down the hall and dial the call box 3-4343.